(20056) D8056 leaves Earles Sidings with a trip working of empty PCA's bound for Hope Cement Works.
20075 & 20128 HOLYWELL JUNCTION
20075 & 20128 head 1T76 13:05 Crewe - Llandudno loco hauled special as they pass Holywell Junction on 20/05/95
20096+20107 CATHOLME 7X09 11.47 Old Dalby-West Ruislip
20096 & 20107
20096 and 20227 are illuminated by the low Autumnal sunshine at 16:38 as they pass Ecclesfield, working 3S14 11:26 Sheffield - Wakefield Kirkgate RHTT. 25/10/11.
20096 and 20227 head towards Sheffield past Smithy Wood, between Chapeltown and Meadowhall with 3S14 11:13 Grimsby Town - Malton RHTT. 28/10/11.
20096 climbs away from Nunnery Mainline Junction with 3S14 11:29 Sheffield - York (via Hull) RHTT. 29/10/11.
The photo was taken from where Nunnery Single Line Junction signal box once stood; not that I ever remember it being there!
20096 in BR blue, top and tails with 20227 in Railfreight grey livery pass Butterthwaite Farm, Ecclesfield working 3S14 11:13 Grimsby Town - Malton RHTT. 24/10/11.
20096 leads 3S14 11:26 Sheffield - Wakefield Kirkgate past a shadowy Neepsend on the Deepcar Branch. 25/10/11.
20096 runs past the site of Neepsend Station on the former Woodhead route with 3S14 11:26 Sheffield - Wakefield Kirkgate RHTT. 25/10/11.
20107 & 20096 NORTH ANSTON
20107 & 20096 head down the 'South Yorkshire joint’ line at North Anston with “The Noah’s Arc" charter - 1Z70 14:50 York to Crewe on Sunday 09/08/15. (pole)
20132 & 20118 UNSTONE
20132 & 20118 climb past Unstone, between Chesterfield and Dronfield with GBRf charter 1Z20 13:29 Peterborough - Peterborough on Sunday 16/07/17.
20142 and 20227 pass some stunning Autumnal colours at Waleswood while working 3S13 09:08 Sheffield - Worksop - Sheffield RHTT. A far cry from the 16:22 Bangor - Crewe (1K73) working its displaying on its headcode. 19/11/11.
20142 BEIGHTON 6Z20 13.50 Maltby Colliery SB-Chaddesden
20142 has just passed Beighton (Station) signal box and level crossing as it heads 6Z20 13:50 Maltby Colliery SB - Chaddesden Sidings Rail Vac on Sunday 30/03/14.
20142 in BR blue and 20189 in BR Green top and tail 3S14 Wrawby Junction - Malton RHTT past Butterthwaite Farm, Ecclesfield. 19/10/11.
20142 WADSLEY BRIDGE
20142, looking rather clean, leads 3S14 11:26 Sheffield - Wakefield Kirkgate RHTT past Wadsley Bridge. Also in BR blue livery is 20096 on the rear. 15/11/11.
20142. Nose end portrait
20165 & 20118 SKEGNESS
20165 & 20118 sit at Skegness having arrived with the 08:12 from Leicester, June 1993.
20168 ‘Sir George Earle’ crosses the River Noe as it leaves Earles Sidings taking 36 empty PCA’s to Hope Cement Works on 08/09/12.
20168 ‘Sir George Earle’ runs light engine and nose first back to Hope Cement Works after bringing loaded PCA’s to Earles Sidings on 01/12/12.
20168 HOPE CEMENT WORKS
20168 ‘ Sir George Earle’ “shunts PCA’s at Hope Cement Works” on 04/09/08.
20168 CEMENT WORKS
20168 ‘Sir George Earle’ “shunts Three PCA’s at Hope Cement Works on 04/09/08.
20189 and 20096 ought to be weed spraying rather that rail head jetting as they run over the Wicker Arches, Sheffield, with 3S14 11:26 Sheffield - Wakefield Kirkgate on 22/11/11. A selection of Hotels of different generations form the backdrop with The Royal Victoria being on the left.
20189 and 20096 pass the site of what used to be Sheffield Victoria Station as they cross the Wicker Arches en route to Deepcar with 3S14 11:26 Sheffield - Wakefield Kirkgate RHTT on 22/11/11.
The Royal Victoria Hotel and its extension which occupies part of the old Station is in the background. Just above the lead loco, poking through the vegatation can be seen an overhead mast still standing 30 years after the Woodhead closed !!
The sun is never on for this shot being on the other side of the line, but a record shot was a must!
20189 and 20227 climb away from Nunnery Mainline Junction in Sheffield with 3S14 11:29 (Saturday's) Sheffield - York RHTT running via Hull. 12/11/11.
20189 and 20227 pass a stunning array of Autumnal colours at Wincobank with 3S14 11:26 Sheffield - Wakefield Kirkgate RHTT. 01/11/11.
20189 and 20227 pass Waleswood. between Woodhouse and Kiverton, with 3S13 09:08 Sheffield - Sheffield RHTT as far as Worksop.12/11/11.
20189 SWALLOWNEST 6Z20 13.50 Maltby Colliery SB-Chaddesden
20189 in London Transport Red Livery, heads 6Z20 13:50 Maltby Colliery SB - Chaddesden Sidings RailVac move past Swallownest on Sunday 30/03/14.
20189 leads past Crowle with 3S13 08:50 Wrenthorpe - Wrawby Junction RHTT on 19/10/11.
The train is booked to go to Grimsby Town but terminated just short of Barnetby at Wrawby Junction because of a broken rail at Brocklesby